Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Eagle Scout Barry Matchett shows Annita Andrick of the University of Denver Penrose Library Special Collections & Archives, a plat map of the University Park neighborood of Denver, Colorado. Matchett was a member of the Boy Scouts of America, Troop 5 in Denver. He interviewed residents of University Park in their homes as part of his 1986 Eagle Scout project.
Life on Denver's west side, describes businesses and residences in the West Colfax Jewish neighborhood.
Series 2 consists of a small amount of material consisting of newspaper clippings and other material relating to the neighborhood's history that was given to Barry Matchett to supplement the oral histories.
Recording of a skit performed at the West Side Reunion on July 15, 1979 and oral histories conducted at the event with individuals who grew up on the West Side, reminisces of block parties and neighborhood activities in the 1950s and 1960s. Interviewees discuss the relationship between the West Side and the East Side Jewish communities.